Instructables: exploring - outside - survival - fire - survival http://www.instructables.com Sun, 11 Dec 2016 03:00:31 PST BLOX v1.01 Syringe Fire Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Syringe-Fire-Starter/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 01:53:09 PST
INSANE FIRE STARTER(for backyard). http://www.instructables.com/id/INSANE-FIRE-STARTERfor-Backyard/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 07:32:05 PST
Basic Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Survival-Kit-1/
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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:25:23 PDT
No Nonsense Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Nonsense-Survival-Kit/
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 15:32:57 PDT
Mini Match Glass Bottle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Match-Glass-Bottle/
Mini Match Glass Bottle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/8821/IU55BUUY/FIH8821IU55BUUY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/8821/IU55BUUY/FIH8821IU55BUUY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/8821/IU55BUUY/FIH8821IU55BUUY.SMALL.jpg saige hill today we will learn how to make a little glass bottle match holder. Tools and matches What will you need:-matches-small trinket bottle-scissors chop! Chop the matches so they will fit in the bottle.Make sure you dont flare the ends out as it will takecup more space. put in the bottle! Th...
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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:20:16 PDT
Shortcuts for Friction Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Shortcuts-for-Friction-Fire/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:48:23 PDT
Pocket Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Stove/
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Wed, 7 Sep 2016 17:20:57 PDT
Tomahawk Survival Axe (that opens beers!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tomahawk-Survival-Axe-that-Opens-Beers/
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 11:51:24 PDT
9V Battery Fire Lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/9V-Battery-Fire-Lighter/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 15:47:47 PDT
Mini Waterproof Fire Lighters http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Waterproof-Fire-Lighters/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 13:49:15 PDT
Survival signal fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Signal-Fire/
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 16:51:34 PDT
Match stick hack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turn-One-Match-in-to-Two/
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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:33:47 PDT
Start a Fire Using Char Cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Start-a-Fire-Using-Char-Cloth/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 08:47:25 PDT
Quick Skills #10: How to start a fire with birch bark http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-10-How-to-Start-a-Fire-With-Birch-Bar/
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Fri, 20 May 2016 05:50:58 PDT
How to Make Char Cloth and Why? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Char-Cloth-and-Why/
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Thu, 19 May 2016 08:31:35 PDT
Worlds smallest survival kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Smallest-Survival-Kit/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 17:07:05 PDT
The Essential Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Essential-Kit/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 15:28:54 PDT
How to Start a Fire With a 2X4 and Cotton Ball (Friction Fire) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Start-a-Fire-With-a-2X4-and-Cotton-Ball-Fri/
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 13:31:16 PDT
Night Long Lasting Outdoor Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Long-Lasting-Outdoor-Fire/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 13:51:22 PST
Primitive Spear http://www.instructables.com/id/Primitive-Spear/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:12:51 PST
Emergency Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Safety-Survival-Flashlight/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:11:11 PST
Outdoor survival kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Survival-Kit-1/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 11:57:32 PST
Winter survival: super shelter + all night long fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Winter-Survival-Super-Shelter-All-Night-Long-Fire/
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 06:57:25 PST
4 Household Items for Survival/bushcraft http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Household-Items-for-Survivalbushcraft/
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 07:34:41 PST
Under $20 Rocket Stove/Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-20-Rocket-StoveHeater/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 20:32:15 PST
Mini Project #12: Cotton pad, PJ & wax fire starters http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Project-12-Cotton-Pad-PJ-Wax-Fire-Starters/
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 14:37:14 PST
Lighting cigarettes and making fire with sunlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighting-cigarettes-with-sunlight/
Lighting cigarettes and making fire with sunlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/N5JA/IH3TADC6/F3GN5JAIH3TADC6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/N5JA/IH3TADC6/F3GN5JAIH3TADC6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/N5JA/IH3TADC6/F3GN5JAIH3TADC6.SMALL.jpg tonytran2015 by tonytran2015 (Melbourne, Australia).Figure 1: Lighting a cigarette by sunlight. Smouldering is visible after 27seconds. Figure 2: Diagram of the experiment.The title could have been "Lighting cigarettes with the face of a Storm brand watch" but it would look so unreal !I actually did not use any ...
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Tue, 17 Nov 2015 23:39:23 PST
How to make a water-prof match surival box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-water-prof-match-surival-box/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 07:26:34 PST
6 wrist watch survival hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/6-wrist-watch-survival-hacks/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 09:01:53 PST
Super Waterproof Matches http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Waterproof-Matches/
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Thu, 29 Oct 2015 11:54:27 PDT
Cheap EDC Fire Kit for Survival http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-EDC-Fire-Kit-for-Survival/
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 06:22:18 PDT
Worlds Smallest DIY Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Smallest-DIY-Survival-Kit/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 13:31:16 PDT
How to Make a Fire with Wet Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Fire-with-Wet-Wood/
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:33:34 PDT
Survival Essentials: Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Essentials-Fire/
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 14:22:26 PDT
Guitar Pick Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Pick-Firestarter/
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 14:07:09 PDT
How to make charcloth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-charcloth/
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 17:43:59 PDT
Survival Gear and KIts http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Gear-and-KIts/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/PS0G/H337L1WG/F8XPS0GH337L1WG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/PS0G/H337L1WG/F8XPS0GH337L1WG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/PS0G/H337L1WG/F8XPS0GH337L1WG.SMALL.jpg Dguy42 This guide shows you a variety of the best survival kits and gear that are on instructables. Altoids Fire Kit Here is a kit I made which purpose is to start a fire. And maybe some day can save your LIFE. Enjoy!!! The best survival kit ever I'm going to show you how to make a inexpensive waterp...
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 11:50:38 PDT
how to make a charcloth-maker http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-charcloth-maker/
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Tue, 5 Jun 2012 03:41:32 PDT
My survival kit (first post!) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-survival-kit-first-post/
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Wed, 23 May 2012 11:15:09 PDT
Easy Fire Starter Technique, using a single battery. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Fire-Survival-Technique-using-a-battery/
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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 01:29:08 PDT
Altoids Fire Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Fire-Kit/
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Wed, 28 Mar 2012 07:30:25 PDT
*New* Altoids Pocket Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Altoids-Pocket-Survival-Kit/
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Mon, 19 Mar 2012 18:05:11 PDT
Pill Bottle Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pill-Bottle-Survival-Kit/
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Thu, 8 Mar 2012 18:19:59 PST
How to Make Mini Straw Fire Starters (easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Mini-Straw-Fire-Starters-easy/
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Mon, 27 Feb 2012 18:58:14 PST
Altoids Pocket Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Pocket-Survival-Kit/
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Mon, 27 Feb 2012 18:11:15 PST
Improvised Emergency Handwarmer / Firestarter http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvised-Emergency-Handwarmer-Firestarter/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2011 17:02:56 PDT
Get Rescued Using a Deck of Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Rescued-Using-a-Deck-of-Cards/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 04:23:34 PDT
How to make char cloth. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-char-cloth/
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Tue, 11 Oct 2011 10:54:48 PDT
How To Customize Your Altoids Survival Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Customize-Your-Altoids-Survival-Kit/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 19:08:35 PDT
Pocket Survival Kit (Not a Candy Tin!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Survival-Kit-Not-a-Candy-Tin/
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Fri, 30 Sep 2011 15:32:56 PDT